| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:50 PM
The last time he was at the top of anyone's list Mike Rumph was leaving Miami as the San Francisco 49ers' first-round pick. He had the same dreams everyone else did when he was young, even as young as his players are today.
That's why, as he sits behind...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:27 PM
TAMPA — Check your calendar. The dog days of summer are officially here.
While the rest of the NFL seemed to be bundled up in the throes of a wintry mix on Sunday, the Tampa Bay Bucs hosted the Buffalo Bills in toasty conditions reminiscent of a...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Hi, my name is Jerry, and I'm a fantasy football-holic.
I really haven't bothered you much with my addiction in the past months because I realize it means nothing to some of you and even other fantasy football slaves care only about their...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:56 PM
A show of hands for all the true believers in the Greg Schiano Redemption Tour.
Not me. I didn't figure him to become a "hot seat" guy. I just figured for him to be long gone, by the end of the season at the latest.
Now, maybe not. Probably not....
| Dec 1, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Congratulations! You are reading this, which means you got home after Black Friday.
You understand the meaning of Black Friday, right? It is a cultural ceremony that serves two purposes: (1) It reduces stock that companies couldn't give away on any...
| Nov 11, 2013
What if the game you live for threatens to take your life? That's a question some NFL coaches would probably ask themselves right now, if they weren't spending so much time preparing for Sunday.
This past week saw two head football coaches fall victim to...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:47 PM
We may have great news for Jacksonville Jags fans. Yes, both of you.
(Lordy, that was cheap.)
Anyway, here's the news based on some scientific studies. (FYI: A "scientific study" differs from an ordinary poll in one significant way: A "scientific...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Prediction: Dolphins 24, Bucs 10
Comment: Anyone who thought the never-ending controversy would sink the Dolphins season might be surprised. In fact, this seems to have the opposite affect emotionally. I've never seen a locker...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:41 AM
The Tampa Bay Bucs continue to find ways to reinvent misery.
They were looking great one minute against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday afternoon, and were on the verge of scoring one of the biggest upsets of the 2013 NFL season.
Then the Bucs happened....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Oct 26, 2013
| 1:33 PM
If I were President (or even better, NFL Commissioner) this is what would happen:
The Tampa Bay Bucs and the Jacksonville Jags would go winless, giving the state of Florida a record that would never be broken.
But both would be offered a chance at...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
It's great to see that Bobby Bowden, the greatest coach in major college football history, is finally back in the fold at Florida State and today will attend his first FSU game since being forced out after the 2009...